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10 Steps Your Organization Should Take to Keep Mobile Device Data Secure

  • 10 Steps Your Organization Should Take to Keep Mobile Device Data Secure-

    Have a strong MDM solution

    Without a strong MDM solution on a trusted device that supports all aspects of your policy and standards, your organization is likely managing risk at a reactionary level with a best efforts response, according to Kennet Westby, president and co-founder of Coalfire. A strong MDM and mobile identity management solution can help orchestrate these security controls across your environment and users. Westby recommends the VMWare/WorkspaceOne /AirWatch suite of products as a leader in a unified solution for mobile security.

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10 Steps Your Organization Should Take to Keep Mobile Device Data Secure

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    Have a strong MDM solution

    Without a strong MDM solution on a trusted device that supports all aspects of your policy and standards, your organization is likely managing risk at a reactionary level with a best efforts response, according to Kennet Westby, president and co-founder of Coalfire. A strong MDM and mobile identity management solution can help orchestrate these security controls across your environment and users. Westby recommends the VMWare/WorkspaceOne /AirWatch suite of products as a leader in a unified solution for mobile security.

After recent reports that a Secret Service agent’s laptop was stolen from a vehicle, new questions arose about the security of mobile devices. In the case of the Secret Service laptop, those questions involved national security and the well-being of the First Family.

Although your company’s data probably doesn’t include details about how to protect a president, that information is still very important for the operations and financial well-being of your business. The disappearance of the laptop should have had you questioning the security of any mobile device that has direct access to your organization’s sensitive data. That includes corporate owned and operated devices, as well as BYOD. Not sure what that security should look like? Security professionals share their tips for securing mobile devices and their favorite security solutions.